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The Evolution of the Blue Devil Mascot

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 17:06
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The Duke team nickname could have been the Grizzlies or the Badgers

New Exhibit: Queering Duke History

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 11:00
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A new exhibit examines the LGBTQ experience at Duke and beyond

U Can Now Txt DUPD

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 11:00
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Two-way text messaging incorporated into Duke Mobile App

From Concept to Campus: Duke Kunshan

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 11:00
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Scores of Duke employees (and librarians!) pitch in to create Duke Kunshan University

Service Opportunity: Join Our Student Library Advisory Boards

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 11:00
Help us improve the library experience at Duke and make your voice heard by joining one of our student advisory boards.

Sharp minds and fresh ideas needed. Help us improve the library experience at Duke!

Duke 2018: The “Incredible” First-Year Library Experience

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 17:28
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Duke’s East Campus libraries support new students with special programs and services

Meet Data and Visualization Services

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 17:46
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A fast-growing library department gets a new name

Rubenstein Library Renovation Update: Aug. 15-29

Fri, 08/15/2014 - 14:42
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As students return to campus, we’re just one year away from completing the renovation

Duke “College”? Our Alma Mater’s Almost Moniker

Thu, 08/14/2014 - 20:58
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A look back in the archives reveals a proposal that, thankfully, went nowhere

Summer of Campus Construction Nears End

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 16:17
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Waterproofing of Rubenstein Library foundation will pause during student move-in

Large-Scale Digitization and Lessons from the CCC Project

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 17:48
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Reflections on a recent digitization initiative of the Triangle Research Libraries Network

Guest Blog Post: Signing My Rights Away

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 14:07
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Jennifer Ahern-Dodson explains how to get published and not even know it

Planning for Musical Obsolescence

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 15:24
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Licensing terms are important if we don’t want great art doomed to obscurity

Challenges in Digitizing Open Reel Audio Tape

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 15:13
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A look behind the scenes at the challenges of digitizing historical analog media

Personal Stories Shared Through Zine (un)Conference

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 15:41
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Rubenstein Library hosts national event for makers of self-published works of art

Anne Firor Scott Awarded National Humanities Medal

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 15:40
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Duke historian will receive award during a White House ceremony

Reflection: “Places I Have and Have Not Been”

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 14:13
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Historical photos intersect with personal history to illustrate the power of digitization

Five Days of Preservation

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 14:04
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Libraries team up on social media to show what preservation looks like

The Davison Building Shields

Sun, 07/20/2014 - 11:00
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What are all those shields doing above the entrance, and what do they mean?

Center for Justice and Accountability Donates Archives

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 11:00
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Papers on human rights abuses, history, and action come to Duke’s Human Rights Archive

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